Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 42% 28% 20% 10% 788
Evangelical Protestant 44% 36% 12% 7% 497
Historically Black Protestant 59% 26% 8% 7% 127
Jewish 20% 14% 36% 29% 127
Mainline Protestant 35% 29% 21% 15% 632
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 37% 29% 20% 15% 813

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 886. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 27% 33% 26% 15% 886
Some college 27% 38% 24% 11% 784
College 24% 40% 24% 11% 872
Post-graduate degree 11% 50% 26% 14% 623

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 886. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 20% 12% 27% 30% 10% 1% 886
Some college 19% 15% 31% 27% 7% 1% 784
College 10% 23% 32% 29% 6% < 1% 872
Post-graduate degree 1% 20% 39% 31% 7% 1% 623

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 53% 47% 897
Some college 48% 52% 790
College 52% 48% 891
Post-graduate degree 54% 46% 630

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 893. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 60% 11% 3% 23% 2% 893
Some college 71% 9% 4% 13% 3% 780
College 76% 4% 10% 7% 2% 883
Post-graduate degree 71% 5% 18% 5% 1% 621

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 878. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 20% 9% 72% 878
Some college 12% 11% 76% 786
College 14% 12% 75% 884
Post-graduate degree 25% 12% 63% 622

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who have a household income of…

Educational distribution Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 794. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 49% 22% 20% 9% 794
Some college 28% 20% 33% 18% 704
College 13% 17% 34% 37% 814
Post-graduate degree 8% 8% 35% 49% 568

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 895. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 38% 8% 13% 6% 35% 895
Some college 47% 11% 12% 4% 26% 790
College 59% 6% 7% 3% 24% 885
Post-graduate degree 63% 7% 9% 3% 17% 630

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 896. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 28% 72% 896
Some college 30% 70% 788
College 31% 69% 891
Post-graduate degree 34% 66% 628

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say they…

Educational distribution Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 55% 30% 7% 1% 5% 1% 897
Some college 52% 30% 8% < 1% 6% 3% 790
College 39% 33% 9% < 1% 16% 3% 891
Post-graduate degree 31% 36% 11% < 1% 19% 3% 630

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 41% 39% 14% 6% < 1% 897
Some college 29% 42% 19% 10% 1% 790
College 24% 40% 22% 14% 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 21% 40% 20% 19% < 1% 630

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who attend religious services…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 18% 47% 35% 1% 897
Some college 15% 48% 38% < 1% 790
College 18% 46% 36% 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 16% 47% 38% < 1% 630

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 40% 23% 12% 24% 1% 897
Some college 35% 24% 10% 30% < 1% 790
College 26% 24% 11% 39% 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 24% 21% 13% 42% 1% 630

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who attend prayer group…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 11% 9% 14% 66% < 1% 897
Some college 6% 6% 9% 78% < 1% 790
College 6% 5% 12% 76% 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 6% 6% 9% 79% < 1% 630

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who meditate…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 20% 9% 13% 57% 2% 897
Some college 20% 10% 10% 60% < 1% 790
College 18% 8% 11% 61% 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 18% 11% 11% 59% 1% 630

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 25% 16% 30% 28% 1% 897
Some college 30% 17% 27% 26% < 1% 790
College 24% 20% 34% 21% < 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 26% 21% 33% 20% < 1% 630

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Educational distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 21% 8% 58% 11% 2% 897
Some college 18% 12% 60% 9% 1% 790
College 13% 15% 56% 14% 2% 891
Post-graduate degree 13% 20% 45% 20% 2% 630

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say…

Educational distribution There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 25% 73% < 1% 2% 897
Some college 28% 70% 1% < 1% 790
College 26% 72% 1% 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 25% 74% < 1% < 1% 630

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who read scripture…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 15% 13% 14% 57% < 1% 897
Some college 12% 11% 16% 61% < 1% 790
College 9% 6% 14% 71% < 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 8% 8% 14% 70% < 1% 630

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say the holy scripture is…

Educational distribution Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 30% 31% 3% 28% 6% 897
Some college 16% 30% 2% 43% 9% 790
College 10% 26% 1% 57% 6% 891
Post-graduate degree 2% 27% 1% 63% 6% 630

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 79% 14% 7% 897
Some college 73% 18% 9% 790
College 57% 35% 8% 891
Post-graduate degree 49% 44% 8% 630

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 62% 29% 8% 897
Some college 58% 34% 9% 790
College 40% 53% 7% 891
Post-graduate degree 30% 62% 8% 630

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 36% 20% 44% 897
Some college 35% 16% 48% 790
College 35% 12% 53% 891
Post-graduate degree 30% 8% 62% 630

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 34% 36% 23% 7% 897
Some college 27% 42% 27% 5% 790
College 26% 42% 29% 3% 891
Post-graduate degree 17% 39% 42% 2% 630

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 43% 51% 2% 4% 897
Some college 53% 39% 4% 3% 790
College 56% 39% 2% 3% 891
Post-graduate degree 50% 46% 2% 2% 630

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say government aid to the poor…

Educational distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 44% 51% 3% 2% 897
Some college 45% 49% 4% 1% 790
College 41% 55% 2% 1% 891
Post-graduate degree 37% 59% 3% 2% 630

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 55% 41% 4% 897
Some college 65% 30% 4% 790
College 70% 27% 2% 891
Post-graduate degree 77% 21% 3% 630

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 66% 27% 3% 4% 897
Some college 76% 18% 3% 3% 790
College 80% 15% 3% 2% 891
Post-graduate degree 82% 14% 3% 2% 630

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 52% 39% 9% 897
Some college 70% 23% 7% 790
College 76% 19% 5% 891
Post-graduate degree 75% 20% 5% 630

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say…

Educational distribution Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 43% 52% 2% 3% 897
Some college 34% 62% 2% 3% 790
College 30% 67% 1% 2% 891
Post-graduate degree 25% 70% 2% 3% 630

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say humans…

Educational distribution Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 30% 27% 4% 33% 5% 897
Some college 42% 28% 5% 23% 2% 790
College 54% 26% 5% 14% 2% 891
Post-graduate degree 65% 21% 3% 10% 2% 630